Lisa Zunshine is an associate professor of English at the University of Kentucky where she specializes in restoration and eighteenth-century British Literature and cognitive cultural studies. She is the author of Why We Read Fiction: Theory of Mind and the Novel (Columbus: The Ohio State University Press, 2006) and the editor of Introduction to Cognitive Studies (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, forthcoming).
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Why We Read Fiction
In spite of the way it sounds, mind reading has nothing to do with plain old telepathy.
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